Meaning of affirmation

Definition of affirmation

(noun) a statement asserting the existence or the truth of something
the act of affirming or asserting or stating something
(religion) a solemn declaration that serves the same purpose as an oath (if an oath is objectionable to the person on religious or ethical grounds)
a judgment by a higher court that the judgment of a lower court was correct and should stand

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